US life expectancy falls, as many kinds of death increase

Altogether, the 10 leading causes of death were responsible for 74.2% of all deaths in the country a year ago. The report is based mainly on 2015 death certificates. Experts point to obesity levels, an aging population and economic challenge as... More..

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Led Coalition Hits Main Mosul Hospital With Airstrike
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Led Coalition Hits Main Mosul Hospital With Airstrike

He also said the incidents raised questions on the validity of the intelligence the army is using in targeting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group. "I give them credit for being so resilient",...More..

Drab Christmas tree display now full of festive cheer
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Drab Christmas tree display now full of festive cheer

I finally realized I was married to a Christmas --hole". We couldn't decorate. Our home was in chaos. "We have two trees in our house". Don't forget to turn your Christmas tree lights off each night. We set u...More..

Nevada counties to recount presidential race
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Nevada counties to recount presidential race

Bush hung in the balance. The state countered that there's no actual evidence to back up their claims though or that shows a hand recount would substantially change the outcome of the election, which the stat...More..

Hundreds of VA dental patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Hundreds of VA dental patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis

A dentist re-used his own equipment to treat hundreds of patients. The dentist had been hired in October 2015. A fill-in assistant recognized the breach in protocol and reported the issue, according ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Karnataka leaders put aside Cauvery issue to pay homage to Jayalalithaa

As the casket carrying the body of six-time chief minister was placed on the steps of Rajaji Hall, in the heart of the city off arterial Anna Salai, four Armymen covered it with the Tricolour. Recalling the var...More..

No. 1 Alabama romps past Florida 54-16 in SEC title game
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

No. 1 Alabama romps past Florida 54-16 in SEC title game

But that lead would serve as the highlight of a coronation of the Crimson Tide as SEC champions, as Alabama won 54-16 on Saturday afternoon. This was merely an annoyance for Alabama , a chance to add anoth...More..

Just 1 Cigarette a Day Can Be Deadly
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Just 1 Cigarette a Day Can Be Deadly

Yet, there is very little research on the effects of long-term, low-intensity smoking. Dr. Choi said the results of the study are an important message to parents, too, as parents who smoke are more likely...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Priebus: Trump 'Knew Exactly What Was Happening' in Speaking to Taiwan President

Taiwan split from the Chinese mainland in 1949. "He's merely taking phone calls", Conway said. As for Trump, the newspaper said the incident "came as a striking move", but was not as important as "it seems to...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Longhorns (5-7) won't accept bowl bid if made eligible

Herman also will have an opportunity to make up to $725,000 a year in bonuses and could get a $1 million one-time payment if he is still with the Longhorns on December 25, 2019. The financial term sheet did n...More..

Dean takes himself out of the race for chairman of DNC
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Dean takes himself out of the race for chairman of DNC

Bernie Sanders, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, and incoming Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, giving him support from both progressive and mainstream Democrats. He added that he m...More..

Dear Zindagi 6th Day Collection, Heading Steadily in Weekdays!
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Dear Zindagi 6th Day Collection, Heading Steadily in Weekdays!

An interesting fact is that the Dear Zindagi Box Office Collection has beaten the lifetime collection of Gauri Shinde's previous direction, English Vinglish . Stay tuned to GalaxyReporter for more box office u...More..

Ecstasy could become a prescription drug for mental health treatment in US
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Ecstasy could become a prescription drug for mental health treatment in US

The scientists are so confident in their results; they have requested breakthrough therapy status from the FDA , which would accelerate the approval process. During the Phase II clinical trial , MDMA has ...More..

Apple MacBook Pro now available in India; price starts at Rs 1,29900
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Apple MacBook Pro now available in India; price starts at Rs 1,29900

Apple went with a complete redesign to make its new MacBook Pro lighter, thinner and more powerful than the previous ones. It's unclear at this time what causes this, but YouTube user Jan Becker who documen...More..

The UK's new plastic money has a surprise ingredient: Animal fat
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

The UK's new plastic money has a surprise ingredient: Animal fat

Innovia, the company that manufacturers the banknotes said it obtains its animal fat through a supplier, but declined to name the supplier. The new polymer notes last longer - on average five years compared...More..

Failed study, dimmed hopes in hunt for Alzheimer's treatment
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Failed study, dimmed hopes in hunt for Alzheimer's treatment

That mirrors the findings with the drug in more advanced Alzheimer's dementia that were reported back in 2012 and adds to an increasing body of evidence that trying to treat the disease with amyloid-targeting...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Lawsuits challenge abortion restrictions in 3 states

The Alaska lawsuit was filed in Superior Court in Anchorage, while the North Carolina and Missouri lawsuits were filed in federal court in those states. Tom Price, a physician from Georgia, is Trump's choice ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

T&T Gov't warns against using home testing kits to test for HIV/AIDS

China's First Lady Peng Liyuan, who is the World Health Organization ( WHO ) goodwill ambassador for tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS , attended the event, and called on society to work together to improve the leve...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Wide-ranging US health bill expected to sail through House

The House Committee on Rules will hold a hearing on the 21st Century Cures Act Tuesday evening, the House anticipates a Wednesday vote on the bill, and the Senate is expected to act on the legislation before ...More..

Woman in Rio Grande Valley becomes Texas' first locally transmitted Zika case
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Woman in Rio Grande Valley becomes Texas' first locally transmitted Zika case

In a release the DSHS said they suspect no other cases of local transmission now; in all, the state has logged 257 total cases of Zika, all but one of which have been attributed to incidents in other states or ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Putin Aide's Wife Sparks Outrage With Holocaust-Themed Ice-Skating Performance

Navka is the wife of Dmitry Peskov , who has served as Vladimir Putin's press secretary since 2012. In an Instagram post , Navka said the performance was based on the 1997 Holocaust film "Life is handsome...More..

by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

'I'm Not Looking To Energize' White Nationalist Supporters

For several years, the movement festered on the periphery of mainstream political discourse on message boards such as 4chan and 8chan, where its acerbic spirit and menacingly goofy aesthetic developed, partiall...More..

by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Listeria concerns trigger Sabra hummus recall

Sabra released a statement saying , "We are disappointed to share the news of a voluntary recall with the Sabra community today". Consumers are urged to throw out any product with a best-before date throu...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Wal-Mart kicks off Cyber Monday on Friday

Price Potential: Even though the stock has posted 1.08% rise in value, its new closing price reflects a -6.74% fall in value from company's one year high of $75.19. (NYSE:ALLY) for the current quarter is 5.8 pe...More..

Researchers detect Zika-related microcephaly in infants months after birth
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Researchers detect Zika-related microcephaly in infants months after birth

Researchers have demonstrated the link between Zika and microcephaly, and World Health Organization now says that a "robust longer-term" approach is warranted in fighting the virus. Therefore, he added, "It's n...More..

Federal judges block Wisconsin GOP's redistricting maps
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Federal judges block Wisconsin GOP's redistricting maps

As a result of gerrymandering, however, this likely won't happen. The court has directed both sides in the redistricting case to submit briefs within 30 days about how to fix the maps, . Bush. Depending on ...More..

Heinz recalls mislabeled gravy before Thanksgiving
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Heinz recalls mislabeled gravy before Thanksgiving

The labeling error could lead to the inadvertent consumption of milk or soy and cause health problems for those who are allergic to either substance. There has yet to be any consumer complaints or reports of ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

WHO Declares End Of International Zika Emergency

The joint study shows that Zika virus can cross the blood-testes-barrier under certain conditions such as immunodeficiency, and infect the reproductive tract in male mice. Containing the spread of the virus w...More..

Jayalalithaa has recovered completely, mental functions fine: Apollo hospital
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Jayalalithaa has recovered completely, mental functions fine: Apollo hospital

The doctors later said she needed a longer stay at the hospital as she was suffering from infection and put her on respiratory support. The AIADMK Chief J Jayalalithaa was been said to be fit and responding w...More..

by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Bernie Sanders Added To Democratic Leadership Team

He said West Virginians were so angry they were willing to overlook "offensive rhetoric" from Donald Trump, adding: "If that's not a wake-up call I really don't know what is". He will face a majority-rule vot...More..

Canada Is Agonizing About Choosing A National Bird
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Canada Is Agonizing About Choosing A National Bird

The species is known for being feisty, friendly, and curious. Meet the gray jay - a bird you've probably seen a thousand times and yet have no memory of the encounter, what it being a sleepy puff of light gre...More..

Prominent PBS journalist Gwen Ifill dies
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Prominent PBS journalist Gwen Ifill dies

Most recently, she was a moderator of a Democratic primary debate between former secretary of state Hillary Clinton and Sen. She was among the nation's finest political correspondents as she was gracious and ...More..

Giant Food Recalls Select 4C Grated Cheeses
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Giant Food Recalls Select 4C Grated Cheeses

No illnesses associated with the recalled products have been reported, according to the company. The company is asking for customers to return the product where they bought it for a full refund. Retailers hav...More..

Activist pushed by OSU student calls charges unnecessary
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Activist pushed by OSU student calls charges unnecessary

Since last night, however, we have learned that the man, an OSU student, is not a right-wing activist and was himself upset by the Trump election. The protest spread to the Ohio Union on campus, an activity...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Alibaba posts $1 billion in sales in 5 minutes on Singles' Day

Recently, Alibaba has introduced a shopping service, "Buy+", that allows shoppers to make purchases using a VR headset, according to the Wall Street Journal . By comparison, Americans spent $5.8 billion on...More..